2019 BLINDSIDE EMERGING CURATOR MENTORSHIP
4 - 20 Dec 2019
Opening Night | Thursday 5 Dec, 6pm–8pm
CURATOR | TBA
MENTOR | Mark Feary, Artistic Director, Gertrude Contemporary
BLINDSIDE 2019 EMERGING CURATOR MENTORSHIP
The 2019 Emerging Curator Mentor program is focused on curatorial research and the development of an exhibition at BLINDSIDE under the mentorship of Mark Feary, Artistic Director, Gertrude Contemporary.
The annual Emerging Curator Mentorship is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria and the City of Melbourne.
Mark Feary has worked within the visual art sector for fifteen years in a range of contemporary art centres, universities, museumsand artist-led initiatives, with an emphasis on contemporary art and almost exclusively within the not-for-profit sector. Feary has worked in curatorial and programming roles at Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney; Artspace, Sydney; Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography; Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne; and West Space, Melbourne.
IMAGE | Honey Long + Prue Stent, Venus Milk, 2015, archival pigment print, 159 x 106cm. Anticipation is Half of the Seduction, BLINDSIDE EMERGING CURATOR MENTORSHIP 2018. Curator - Jonathan Homsey. Curatorial Mentor - Hannah Matthews | Courtesy the artists.